Marshmallow Madness: One Thing

Marshmallow Madness: One Thing

” A certain ruler asked Jesus a question, “Good teacher,” he said, “what must I do to receive eternal life?”     “Why do you call me good?”, Jesus answered. “No one is good except God. You know what the commandments say. ‘Do not commit adultery. Do not commit murder. Do not steal. Do not be a […]

Marshmallow Madness: Gifts of Honor

Marshmallow Madness: Gifts of Honor

  “Every good gift and perfect gift is from above” James 1:17 Christmas is coming and I’m sure children everywhere are hoping and praying for their favorite gifts. Let’s take this week to discuss showing Honor as a gift to others. Honor is so important, because it determines how we do things. How we relate […]

Marshmallow Madness: Christmas Nativity Snack

Marshmallow Madness: Christmas Nativity Snack

“Behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people” -Luke 2:10 This week I’d like to highlight Focus On The Family Canada. This is an excellent free online resource for all things parenting, but it also has links to relevant articles and audio clips on everything from marriage to […]

Marshmallow Madness: The Desires of Our Heart

Marshmallow Madness: The Desires of Our Heart

This week: The Desires of Our Heart “Delight yourself also in the Lord, And He shall give you the desires of your heart.” Psalm 37:4 Using colored mini-marshmallows, let children arrange them on a non-stick baking sheet in any way they like, as long as they’re touching. I recommend using parchment or wax paper. They […]

Marshmallow Madness: Plan Ahead

Marshmallow Madness: Plan Ahead

Marshmallow Madness Cheap and Easy Family Fun! Spend 20 minutes each week passing on your faith and values to your children. I know we all –myself included– have the best intentions, but get washed away in the flood of “to-do’s”, don’t we?! No longer! I have the solution: just buy a few bags of marshmallows, […]

Marshmallow Madness: Be Silent!

Marshmallow Madness: Be Silent!

This week: Be Silent! We think even a foolish person is wise if he keeps silent. We think he understands what is right if he controls his tongue.  -Proverbs 17:28 I like the way Mark Twain (or Abraham Lincoln, the attribution is debatable) is credited for describing Proverbs 17:28 this way: “It’s better to remain […]

Marshmallow Madness: Covered in Favor

Marshmallow Madness: Covered in Favor

Welcome to the easiest family devotional you’ll ever come across- Marshmallow Madness! We can do this! I challenge you to spend 20 minutes a week being intentional about passing your faith on to your kids            …and all you need is a bag of marshmallows. This week: Covered in Favor “For […]

Marshmallow Madness: Be Content

Marshmallow Madness: Be Content

Welcome to the easiest family devotional you’ll ever come across- Marshmallow Madness! We can do this! I challenge you to spend 20 minutes a week being intentional about passing your faith on to your kids            …and all you need is a bag of marshmallows. This week: Be Content ” I’m […]

Marshmallow Madness: Teach your Children to Pray

Marshmallow Madness: Teach your Children to Pray

I challenge you to spend 20 minutes a week being intentional about passing your faith on to your kids            …and all you need is a bag of marshmallows. This week: Teach your Children to Pray “Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let […]

Marshmallow Madness: 3 Legged Race

I challenge you to spend 20 minutes a week being intentional about passing your faith on to your kids            …and all you need is a bag of marshmallows. This week: 3 Legged Race “Don’t be proud at all. Be completely gentle. Be patient. Put up with one another in love. […]